Category Archives: Transport

Bakerloo Line Extension – Last Chance Saloon

Discussions on extending the Bakerloo line have Ben ongoing since the early 1900s. This is a chance for this generation to have a tube line extend into Lewisham. This will greatly benefit our current young people and future generations. The Transport for London (TfL) Bakerloo Line Extension consultation is closing on 22 December. They need to hear your views on

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Hither Green & Catford Stations – Access For All Funding Bid Success

I am extremely pleased to let you know that both Hither Green Station and Catford Station were announced as stations for which their rail providers will be receiving funding from ‘Access for All’ to make these stations step free.  This fund was provided by the Department for Transport for rail companies to bid for. In order to bid they reached

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Honoured To Be A Cabinet Member

I would like to thank the Mayor for nominating me as a Cabinet member with shared responsibilities for Parks, Neighbourhoods and Transport. It is a great honour, and I look forward to working with my councillor colleagues, officers, organisations, residents and businesses. This will be a very exciting role as we work together to achieve our manifesto commitments. I will

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New cycle superhighway – Have your say

Consultation closes Sunday 12th November – Click here to give your views Transport for London (TfL) is asking for views on a proposal for a cycle superhighway that will pass though and change roads in Deptford, called Cycle Superhighway 4. This is part of the TfL strategy to encourage more Londoners to walk, cycle and use public transport, Cycle Superhighway

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Bakerlooisham – The Bakerloo Line Extension … Here It Comes

It is fantastic news that Transport for London (TfL) will begin a consultation on extending the Bakerloo Line to Lewisham. Extending the Bakerloo Line would be good for London and great for Lewisham. It would reduce journey times and increase capacity on our desperately over-stretched transport. It would boost our local economy and it would help us build the homes we

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Sadiq Khan MP joins Vicky Foxcroft & New Cross Labour Team against proposed closure of ticket offices

Saturday 24th August 2013 saw MP Sadiq Khan joined Lewisham Deptford Parliamentary Candidate Vicky Foxcroft and the New Cross Labour Team to oppose Mayor Boris Johnson’s proposal to close London’s Ticket Office. This is a cause for concern as this would leave the residents and those using New Cross and New Cross Gate stations without staff to ask for help

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